Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 39%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.02 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.6"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.3"||997.59 mi||west||0° 11' 01.8"||12.63 mi||south||997.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 51.5"||786.10 mi||east||4° 36' 13.0"||316.33 mi||south||850.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kulhudhuffushi||Thu 7:28 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm||E|
|Male||Thu 7:28 AM||1049 km||652 miles||566 nm||ESE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 7:58 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm||E|
|Madurai||Thu 7:58 AM||1542 km||958 miles||833 nm||ENE|
|Bengaluru||Thu 7:58 AM||1586 km||986 miles||856 nm||ENE|
|Mumbai||Thu 7:58 AM||1612 km||1002 miles||871 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Thu 6:28 AM||1620 km||1007 miles||875 nm||SW|
|Pune||Thu 7:58 AM||1640 km||1019 miles||885 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Thu 7:58 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 7:58 AM||1710 km||1063 miles||923 nm||E|
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